The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is only a projection of his own soul, which he admires
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the...
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Love and you shall be loved.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer. He is by constitution...
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts...
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.